Kyle Walker’s future finally has a clear answer, with a new contract with Man City that expires in June 2026.
English defender Kyle Walker (Man City) became a closely pursued target of Bayern Munich in this year’s summer market. There is even constant information circulating that Walker is on his way to move to play for the Gray Tigers.
However, all the fuss surrounding Walker’s future ended after the 33-year-old defender recently extended his contract with the defending Premier League team. Specifically, the right-back’s new contract with coach Pep Guardiola’s team is valid until June 2026.
The extension marks Walker’s seventh season with City since he joined Manchester City from Tottenham in 2017 in a £50m transfer deal.
Speaking to the Daily Mail after signing a new contract with Man City, Walker reaffirmed his desire to stay at the Blue Man until the end of his career, and he values playing time more than money. Walker also emphasized that the main concern is to focus on playing football for Man City.
The decision to extend his contract with City reflects Walker’s commitment to the club and his belief in future success. Through this, Walker showed his loyalty and dedication to Man City.
Walker’s contract extension promises to be a significant boost for Man City’s defense. An experienced and talented defender, Walker contributes to bringing stability and quality to the Man City defence.